Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer
Wayne Partello joined the Padres in October 2013 and oversees all aspects of the Padres marketing and communications platforms encompassed by the following departments: marketing, creative services, communications, entertainment & production, broadcasting and content.
In his first season with the Padres, Partello oversaw the development of a number of new marketing and content initiatives, including the launch of Padres Social Hour, a daily, hour-long pregame show that is streamed live on padres.com, and simulcast on FOX Sports San Diego and ESPN 1700.
Partello joined the Padres after four years with the Miami Dolphins where he was responsible for a wide footprint of marketing and media areas, including but not limited to the development and oversight of The Finsiders (the Dolphins' integrated media arm), the team's advertising and creative efforts and the organization's game day entertainment experience.
Prior to joining the Dolphins, Partello spent 11 years at Entercom Communications in his hometown of Boston in a variety of marketing and digital media roles, including work on the Boston Red Sox radio network.
Partello and his wife, Kristen, have two daughters: Julia and Emily.